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October 3, 2015
The first SILVER TIE GALA is here! This elegant event features libation, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, and pre-show music by Bootsie Daniels. The highlight of the evening is The New Stylistics. Russell Thompkins, Jr., the original voice, sings YOU MAKE ME FEEL BRAND NEW; BETCHA BY GOLLY, WOW; YOU’RE A BIG GIRL NOW; BREAK UP TO MAKE UP and more.
$100 – Show & Gala
October 3 – 5:30 to 10:00p.m.
*Subscription Discount will not apply to this event. – Tickets available Online August 15.
October 16, 17, 18, 2015
This hilarious Southern fried comedy is set in small-town Texas.
Daddy’s Dyin’ depicts a family gathered to await the imminent death of their patriarch. It’s filled with plenty of laughs, touching moments and characters you’ll care about.
$25 Preferred Seats / $20 All Other Tickets
October 16, 17- 7:30p.m., October 18- 2:00p.m.
November 7, 2015
This award-winning country legend takes center stage. Savor his over twenty #1 country hits like: ROSE COLORED GLASSES; WORKING MAN; IN MY EYES; SHE CANíT SAY THAT ANYMORE; BUSTED and so many more.
$50 Preferred Seats / $35 All Other Tickets
November 7- 8:00p.m.
November 15, 2015
PINKALICIOUS (FAMILY) – Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes. Her cravings turn her entirely pink with Pinkititis - a dream come true for a pink loving enthusiast. When her hue goes too far, Pinkalicious must figure out how to get out of the predicament in this enjoyable family musical.
$15 Adults / $8 Youth
November 15 – 2:00p.m.
November 21, 2015
Talented up and coming singer, this Richmond native landed in the Top 4 in the 2015 season of AMERICAN IDOL. Rayvon sings everything from Pop to Soul to modern American standards. Opening for Rayvon is BRIA KELLY. Bria is the talented Virginia native who made it to the Top Ten of 2014ís THE VOICE. Her voice has been compared to Bonnie Raitt.
$30 All Tickets
November 21- 7:30p.m.
December 4, 5, 6, 2015
LITTLE THEATRE – Don’t miss the sequel to the musical SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN. It's 1941, America is going to war. So is Dennis Sanders of the Sanders Family Singers. Join Pastor Mervin Oglethorpe, as they send Dennis off with hilariously touching stories, and 25 Southern Gospel Christmas favorites. Smoke Sold Out. Get Your Tickets early!
$25 Preferred Seats / $20 All Other Tickets
Dec. 4, 5– 7:30p.m., Dec. 6–2:00p.m.
december 10, 2015
Join this Grammy Award winning legend for a special holiday show in our intimate theatre. Judy sings songs that will get you in the spirit of the season. She’ll also entertain you with her hits like BOTH SIDES NOW; AMAZING GRACE; and who can forget SEND IN THE CLOWNS.
December 10- 7:30p.m.
January 30, 2016

The granddaughter of country music icon, LORETTA LYNN, Tayla is carrying on the family tradition. She’s been hitting the road with her “Meemaw” since she was two. Tayla will perform some of Loretta Lynn’s greatest hits, plus entertain you with her original tunes and unique voice.
$35 – All Tickets
January 30, 2016- 7:30p.m.

January 31, 2016
In this performance-lecture, Nathan Richardson brings this African-American reformer, writer, and statesman to life. After escaping from slavery, Douglass became a leader of the abolitionist movement, gaining note for his dazzling oratory, and as a living counter-example to slaveholders’ argument that slaves lacked intellectual capacity.
$10 All Tickets
January 31, 2016- 2:00p.m.
februARY 12, 2016
Join us for a special Valentine’s show! Emile performs lush arrangements of standards, Broadway, a dash of classical and new gems. Joining Emile’s musical stylings is talented guest vocalist – Dana Russell. Emile will make you smile…think comedy of Victor Borge. All ladies receive a rose.
$35 All Tickets
February 12, 2016- 7:30p.m.
FeBruARY 28, 2016
Award-winning actor Frank Ferrante reprises his New York and London hit in this fast- paced hilarious tour- de-force. You will swear the legendary comedian Groucho Marx is alive and well and making you laugh. Accompanied by his pianist, the comedy, one-liners, and songs of Groucho Marx make for an all-ages treat!
$35 All Tickets
February 28, 2016- 4:00p.m.
March 11, 12, 13, 2016
LAC Youth Theatre returns! This play is different from any other. The sweeping tale takes place in 1860s Russia, where czars were required to marry women of royal blood. Prince Alexi tries in vain to choose from several young empresses. He encounters Anya, a peasant of the streets, who rocks his world and changes his life. Throw in some comic thugs, hilarious plots, a surprising secret about Anya and you’re in for a real surprise!
$15 Adult / $8 Youth
March 11, 12, 2016– 7:30p.m., March 13, 2016– 2:00p.m.
March 20, 2016
HOTEL CALIFORNIA – A Salute to The Eagles
This group performed to a Standing Ovation last season! Back by popular demand, Hotel California Band wows audiences, performing TAKE IT EASY, PEACEFUL EASY FEELING, ONE OF THESE NIGHTS, WITCHY WOMAN, LYIN’ EYES, DESPERADO and more. Don’t miss the fun!
$50 Preferred Seats / $35 All Other Tickets
March 20, 2016- 7:30p.m.
April 2, 2016
NATHAN STANLEY – Clinch Mountain Boys
Grandson of the legendary DR. RALPH STANLEY, Nathan made his music debut at the young age of 2 on stage with his Grandfather at the Grand Ole Opry. He later graduated to the mandolin, and in 2007 became lead singer and rhythm guitar player for the Clinch Mountain Boys. If you like bluegrass…you’ll love Nathan Stanley.
$35 All Tickets
April 2, 2016- 7:30p.m.
April 23, 2016
Larnell Starkey & The Spiritual Seven is a Gospel music bomb! Their music is a zestful blend of traditional Gospel with a twist of contemporary Gospel meets Soul. Their amazing vocal harmonies go from high flying falsettos to the deep rich sounds of low bass. Known as the “Gospel Temptations” they’ve performed across America.
$30 All Tickets
April 23, 2016- 7:30p.m.